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Train tickets booked from a train station 30 miles away to save £9 on the recommendation of the Mrs :?
Mrs booked and primed ready to drop me off at said train station.


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Mobile tool kit primed and ready, missing almost every vital component due to EU regulations about leccy tape and screwdrivers on trains (I left them all at my mums house yesterday).
If I do break down, I should have something to listen to while I work out whether I'm with the AA or RAC or none of the above.


Not pictured: pile of cash

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By "Primed and ready" with regards to my mrs, what I mean is that we need to set off in 8 minutes and she's sat in her dressing gown eating some banana pancakes and has yet to even start getting dressed. I mentioned that we had 8 minutes and she told me to stop getting at her. I don't know exactly how she gets dressed, but from past experience, dressing gown to clothed is 45 minutes on average. Any attempts to hurry her will add 10 minutes and a volley of fucks to the counter.

 

*6 minute update  - She's nearly finished her breakfast.

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To kill some time I went in to Retford. I thought about blowing my wad of cash in here

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Or on these

 

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Instead I got this

 

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Halfords in Retford is a bit basic, seems they missed the message about only selling shitty pushbikes and air fresheners.

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But you can always pop over the road and check out a charming little band

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Inspiring collectioneering, edge of the seat stuff. 

 

 

Tune in next week to see if our intrepid hero can make it as far as Grantham before his school bus explodes, leaving him to walk the rest of the way whilst trying to hitch a murder-lift on the A1.

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